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By Joshua Samuel Brown

Lonely Planet SingaporeTake within the odor of spices as you trawl during the five-foot-ways of Little IndiaRide the MRT out to little-visited Singapore surprisesDiscover why locals go away meals out at the streets throughout the Hungry Ghost FestivalWok-fry your individual option to meals nirvanaIn This Guide:Two authors (including a resident), over 900 hours of in-city study, forty seven durians consumedExpanded assurance of neighborhoods together with new jogging excursions and 3 new excursionsCultural insights and native secrets and techniques from a comic, a curator, a theater director, a author and a scholarContent up-to-date day-by-day - stopover at lonelyplanet.com for up to date studies, updates and tourist insights

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However, kelong (fishing platforms) still exist, especially off Pulau Ubin (though Singaporeans usually go to Malaysia for kelong fishing trips) and there are an estimated 451 species of crab and shrimp living in Singapore waters, including the prehistoric blue-blooded horseshoe crab. FLORA BACKGROUND GOVERNMENT & POLITICS Singapore consisted of mangrove and lowland dipterocarp forest and freshwater swamp forest. Most of it is now gone, but pockets remain in Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, MacRitchie Nature Reserve (though this is secondary forest) and on Pulau Ubin.

Walking Tour 1 Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay Our tour begins here at Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay (p51), the world’s largest and most expensive sculptural homage to the durian, king of all fruits. Climb up to the roof for some excellent shots of the surrounding area, and to get your last dose of air conditioning for a while. 3 St Andrew’s Rd Heading through the park and across Connaught Dr takes you past the Singapore Recreation Club and Singapore Cricket Club; across St Andrew’s Rd is where you’ll find the magnificent St Andrew’s Cathedral.

67 G3 Fountain of Wealth................... 18 H3 Gluttons Bay............................. 19 E6 Hai Tien Lo............................... 71 E3 Merlion Sculpture..................... 24 E3 Peony Jade............................... 25 E3 Pierside Kitchen & Bar.............. 27 F5 Sage......................................... 28 E5 Tapas Tree............................... (see 70) Singapore Flyer......................... 34 H5 Brewerkz.................................. 36 E4 Crazy Elephant.........................

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